The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Desktop Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Desktop Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Desktop Engineer
Rank 881 875 916
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Engineer 36 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.007% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.008% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 6
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £23,200 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,880 £45,500 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 - £30,000
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

Senior Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer within the UK.

Senior Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Senior Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -20 34 £45,000 +15.38% 2
London -31 28 £45,000 +15.38% 1
City of London -11 9 £45,000 +87.50% 1
East of England - 2 £36,250 -
Watford - 2 £36,250 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £36,250 -
Leicestershire - 1 £38,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £26,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Reading - 1 £35,000 -
Chippenham - 1 £26,500 -
Leicester - 1 £38,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £38,000 -
South East - 1 £35,000 - 1
South West - 1 £26,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £38,000 -

Senior Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Desktop Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Desktop Engineer in their job title.

1 57 (98.28%) Windows
2 44 (75.86%) SCCM
3 43 (74.14%) Active Directory
4 42 (72.41%) Microsoft
5 39 (67.24%) Windows 7
6 27 (46.55%) DNS
6 27 (46.55%) DHCP
7 26 (44.83%) Windows 8
8 22 (37.93%) MS Excel
9 21 (36.21%) PowerShell
10 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (34.48%) Finance
10 20 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (31.03%) MCSE
12 16 (27.59%) MCSA
13 15 (25.86%) ITIL
13 15 (25.86%) Windows XP
13 15 (25.86%) VMware
13 15 (25.86%) WSUS
14 14 (24.14%) C#
15 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
15 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
15 12 (20.69%) Cisco
15 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (17.24%) Migration
16 10 (17.24%) Degree
16 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
17 9 (15.52%) Hyper-V
17 9 (15.52%) HP
17 9 (15.52%) VB

Senior Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Desktop Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Desktop Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (37.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 27 (46.55%) DNS
1 27 (46.55%) DHCP
2 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.90%) LDAP
3 4 (6.90%) SMS
4 3 (5.17%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.17%) LAN
4 3 (5.17%) SAN
5 2 (3.45%) Firewall
5 2 (3.45%) VPN
5 2 (3.45%) WAN
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (1.72%) Symposium
6 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.72%) FTP
6 1 (1.72%) Wireless
6 1 (1.72%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MSI
1 1 (1.72%) InstallShield
General
1 20 (34.48%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Back Office
3 3 (5.17%) Legal
4 2 (3.45%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Automotive
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) Software Packaging
2 7 (12.07%) Rendezvous
3 5 (8.62%) Web Services
3 5 (8.62%) .NET
4 3 (5.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (12.07%) Hedge funds
3 3 (5.17%) Robotics
3 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.45%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Derivative
4 2 (3.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.72%) iPhone
5 1 (1.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 57 (98.28%) Windows
2 39 (67.24%) Windows 7
3 26 (44.83%) Windows 8
4 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (25.86%) Windows XP
6 7 (12.07%) Mac OS X
7 3 (5.17%) Windows Vista
7 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.45%) Android
8 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) ITIL
2 10 (17.24%) Migration
3 7 (12.07%) Change Management
3 7 (12.07%) Project Management
4 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
5 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (5.17%) Information Security
7 2 (3.45%) Content Management
7 2 (3.45%) Workflow
7 2 (3.45%) Release Management
8 1 (1.72%) Time Management
8 1 (1.72%) Change Control
8 1 (1.72%) Network Management
8 1 (1.72%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.72%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.72%) Service Management
8 1 (1.72%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.72%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.72%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.72%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) PowerShell
2 14 (24.14%) C#
3 9 (15.52%) VB
4 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (31.03%) MCSE
3 16 (27.59%) MCSA
4 10 (17.24%) Degree
5 3 (5.17%) HND
6 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.45%) MCP
7 1 (1.72%) MCDST
7 1 (1.72%) MCTS
7 1 (1.72%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (74.14%) Active Directory
2 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (15.52%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.90%) vSphere
4 4 (6.90%) XenApp
5 3 (5.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 44 (75.86%) SCCM
2 15 (25.86%) WSUS
3 7 (12.07%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 42 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.86%) VMware
3 12 (20.69%) Cisco
4 9 (15.52%) HP
5 7 (12.07%) Reuters
5 7 (12.07%) Bloomberg
5 7 (12.07%) Toshiba
5 7 (12.07%) CQG
6 5 (8.62%) Citrix
7 3 (5.17%) McAfee
7 3 (5.17%) Avaya
7 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.17%) Dell
8 2 (3.45%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.72%) Altiris
9 1 (1.72%) Adobe
9 1 (1.72%) Interwoven
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Posted: 10 days ago
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